By Richard J. A. Talbert,Fred S. Naiden
The spatial, temporal, and cultural limitations of the quantity soak up the close to East in addition to Greece and Rome, and canopy a interval of a few 2,000 years starting within the moment millennium BCE and finishing with the unfold of Christianity over the past centuries of the Roman Empire within the West. In all, approximately one area of the essays care for the close to East, one zone with Greece, one zone with Greece and Rome jointly, and one region with the Roman empire and its Persian and Indian opponents. a few essays main issue subject matters in cultural heritage, corresponding to Greek track and Roman paintings; a few predicament monetary heritage in either Mesopotamia and Rome; and a few quandary conventional old issues corresponding to international relations and struggle within the Mediterranean international. every one essay attracts on fresh paintings within the conception of communications.
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Mercury's Wings: Exploring Modes of Communication in the Ancient World by Richard J. A. Talbert,Fred S. Naiden